Medieval Indian History Questions (MCQs) for UPSC, SSC and States PCS Examinations

Multiple choice questions on Medieval Indian History for General Studies and GK preparation of SSC, NDA, CDS, UPSC, UPPSC and State PSC Examinations.

1. The death of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb occurred at which among the following places?

[A] Agra
[B] Bijapur
[C] Ahmednagar
[D] Pune

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2. Who among the following was the Sultan at Delhi when the Vijayanagar empire was founded?

[A] Firoz Tughlaq
[B] Sikandar Lodi
[C] Ghiyasuddin Tughlaq
[D] Muhammad-bin-Tughlaq

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3. Which among the following office was held by the superintendent of port under the Mughals ?

[A] Mutsaddi
[B] Mir-i-Bahar
[C] Tahvildar
[D] Mushrif

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4. The Mahzarnama was promulgated by Emperor Akbar in__?

[A] 1560 A.D.
[B] 1572 A.D.
[C] 1576 A.D.
[D] 1579 A.D.

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5. Who was the first ruler to issue Pure Arabic coin in India?

[A] Mohammad Ghori
[B] Qutubuddin Aibak
[C] Iltutmish
[D] Razia Sultan

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6. Which of the following Sena rulers introduced Kulinism in Bengal?

[A] Hemant Sen
[B] Ballala Sen
[C] Vijay Sen
[D] Lakshman Sen

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7. Who among the following is associated with translation of Rajatarangini in Persian?

[A] Dara Shikoh
[B] Zain-ul-Abidin
[C] Abdul Razzaq Jilani
[D] Bande Nawaz

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8. Areas of which of the following current states did not come under control of Vijayanagar emperor Krishnadeva Raya?

[A] Kerala
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Odisha
[D] Maharashtra

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9. Which among the following Sikh Gurus introduced the Gurmukhi Script?

[A] Guru Angad
[B] Guru Gobind Singh
[C] Guru Arjun Singh
[D] Guru Harrai

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10. Who among the following was the first to adopt the new religion propounded by Akbar called Din-i-Ilahi?

[A] Abul Fazal
[B] Faizi
[C] Birbal
[D] Raja Todarmal

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